11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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11 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Vaasa
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
4
Lieksa
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Get a sense of the local culture at Temppeliaukion Church and Katajanokka. Visiting Nuuksio National Park and Nature & Wildlife Tours will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and shop like a local with Market Square Kauppatori.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Helsinki sightseeing planning app .

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in August: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, then take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield. On the 4th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through The Archipelago Trail, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Turku trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Turku

Shopping Trails Parks

Side Trips

Kauppakeskus Mylly, Naantali Old Town
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Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Tikanoja Art Museum and then step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

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Getting from Turku to Vaasa by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. September in Vaasa sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Lieksa.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Wildlife Parks
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4
nights
Lieksa

Lieksa ©
Lieksa is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. Step out of the city life by going to Akka-Koli Hill and Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail. Get some cultural insight at Uhrihalkeama and Pielisen Museum. Go for a jaunt from Lieksa to Koli to see Koli Shop Retkitupa about 52 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto, get outside with Neitikoski Rapids, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Herajarvi Hiking Trail.

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Traveling by car from Vaasa to Lieksa takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. September in Lieksa sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lieksa

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Koli National Park, Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto

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